facebook http://kbia.org en What the heck is net neutrality? A primer for Monday's Intersection http://kbia.org/post/what-heck-net-neutrality-primer-mondays-intersection <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Intersection on Monday will focus on the issue of Internet (or "net") neutrality&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(84, 84, 84); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: small; line-height: 18.200000762939453px;">—</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;a tussle at the crossroads of law and technology that could end up affecting Americans' wallets.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">To prepare you for the show, we've pulled together a short explanation of the topic, including a timeline of key dates.</span></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Andrew Gibson 49746 at http://kbia.org What the heck is net neutrality? A primer for Monday's Intersection Mayor Bob McDavid asks for an apology for offensive Facebook post http://kbia.org/post/mayor-bob-mcdavid-asks-apology-offensive-facebook-post <p>Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid said he would like the Columbia Police Officers Association to issue a formal apology after an offensive status update was posted on the organization’s Facebook page this week.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The Wednesday Facebook status joked about the police department’s possible acquisition of an armored Mercedes— and about the reaction from the “boys in the hood.”&nbsp; The post has since been taken down.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 20:26:58 +0000 Bridgit Bowden 30790 at http://kbia.org Mayor Bob McDavid asks for an apology for offensive Facebook post Mo. officials use Facebook to share drought info http://kbia.org/post/mo-officials-use-facebook-share-drought-info <p>Missouri agriculture officials are using social media to share information about this summer&#39;s lack of rain, extreme heat and wildfires.</p><p>The University of Missouri Extension is encouraging people and groups to post on a Facebook page devoted to the drought. It&#39;s the latest effort to use Facebook to respond to disasters.</p><p>Facebook pages also were set up after last year&#39;s flooding and the tornados in Joplin and Branson.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 14:18:06 +0000 Associated Press 17627 at http://kbia.org Mo. officials use Facebook to share drought info Truman State student's Facebook profile used in Kirksville investigation http://kbia.org/post/truman-state-students-facebook-profile-used-kirksville-investigation <p>One Truman State University student was surprised when her private Facebook status went public. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:32:53 +0000 9334 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 23, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-23-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>A commission set to redraw state senate districts reaches accord.</li><li>The Missouri House debates Pres. Obama&#39;s contraception mandate.</li><li>Controversy over the privacy of Facebook at Truman State University.</li></ul> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:08:48 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9328 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 23, 2012